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Watch Dell's thermal expert explain the intricacies of laptop cooling

We ask Dell thermal engineer Travis North about what makes the Alienware X17 cooling so special.

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Snag 128GB of removable storage for nearly half off

Looking for a cheap and easy way to boost your storage? If so, Amazon is selling a 128GB Lexar low-profile USB thumb drive for just $16.19.

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Boost your network speeds with this one-day sale on Netgear routers

Amazon has a one-day sale on Netgear routers and networking equipment as the Intel Gamer Days sales madness continues.

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SimpliSafe unveils its first proper outdoor cam

Looks like SimpliSafe is finally getting serious about outdoor security cameras.


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Netgear’s Nighthawk M5 5G puts gigabit Wi-Fi 6 internet in the palm of your hand

Take your wireless network on the road or tap 5G for your internet connection at home.

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Your big-screen laptop may be smaller than you think

Diagonal screen measurements for laptops are confusing at best and misleading at worst.

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The Windows 11 hardware fiasco keeps getting worse

If Microsoft's intent was to confuse and anger its customers, it's achieving that.

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Level Lock review: Another brilliant smart lock

Level Home dropped touch operation from its latest smart lock, which costs $80 less than the company’s top-of-the-line model.



Score an ultra-fast 32-inch 1440p gaming monitor for $250

Walmart is selling a 32-inch LG UltraGear 1440p gaming monitor with fast speeds and AMD FreeSync for $250.


Pump out the jams for cheap in this one-day sale on Anker headphones

Amazon is selling three Anker over-the-ear headphone models for exceptionally low prices, but only for today.

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Dell XPS 17 review: The ultimate content creation laptop

The Dell XPS 17 9710 packs in an Intel 11th-gen CPU, Nvidia RTX graphics, and a giant screen to offer the ultimate content creation experience.

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Don’t be lazy: Always use a fresh Windows installation for a new PC

Running off your old PC’s storage drive in your new system is a bad idea. Here’s why.

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Edifier D12 review: A classy, affordable, tabletop Bluetooth speaker

Edifier's single-body stereo D12 Bluetooth speaker is handsome, sounds good, and is far more affordable than it looks.


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Here’s the nicest way to wake up, courtesy of your Google smart display

The sunrise alarm on a Google Nest Hub can gently wake you with a warm glow and a refreshing alarm tone, while also raising the lights in your bedroom.


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Microsoft backs down: Older PCs will be able to run Windows 11, unofficially

Older PCs will be able to install Windows 11 in some way, but conflicting reports have only muddied the water further.